Turf Type Tall Fescue

These are not your grand daddy's fescues. Today's fescues offer better color, texture, disease resistance and yet they offer the same great durability and drought tolerance as the older K-31 variety. We offer the best Turf Type Tall Fescues on the planet, as single varieties are as a blend or mixture.

Crossfire 3 Turf Type Tall Fescue Snap Back RR Firecracker LS
Crossfire 3 Turf Type Tall FescueSnap Back RR Firecracker LS

Crossfire 3 tall fescue is the latest improvement in Pickseed's well proven Crossfire series of varieties. Crossfire 3 has great color and is an endophyte enhanced variety that is well adapted to hot summers, low fertility soils, higher salt...

We blend two of the newest turf type fescues available on the market to create Snap Back RR Turf Fescue Blend! Snap Back consists of No Net turf fescue, a newer generation turf fescue with greater spreading and self-repair potential and Summer...

EXPLOSIVE PERFORMANCE LATERAL SPREAD TECHNOLOGY™ (LS) Firecracker LS tall fescue is an initial release from Mountain View Seeds Lateral Spread Technology™ (LS) research program, striving to develop fescues that, through natural...




Definace XRE Firecracker SLS Hemi Tall Fescue
Definace XREFirecracker SLSHemi Tall Fescue

Defiance XRE, the original spreading fescue blend is a good choice for non-irrigated and irrigated lawns. On our good, better, best turf qualtiy 'o meter, Defiance is a "better" choice. Seeding Rates: 10 Pounds Per 1,000 Ft 2 (New Seeding) 5...

Firecracker SLS is a second generation variety with improved salt tolerance, color and texture.

Hemi turf type tall fescue is a solid performer in the National Turf Evaluation Trials (NTEPS). Hemi displays improved leaf texture, insect resistance (above ground chewing insects) and heat / drought tolerance. Use as a monoculture or in a...




Mustang 4 Turf Type Tall Fescue No Net Spyder LS Turf Type Tall Fescue
Mustang 4 Turf Type Tall FescueNo NetSpyder LS Turf Type Tall Fescue

Mustang 4 is a tough, persistent, endophyte enhanced variety that is well adapted for hot summers, low fertility soils, shade and tough growing conditions. Mustang IV's exceptional Brown Patch resistance sets it apart from the pack. Mustang IV...

No Net ™ Tall Fescue is new from Jacklin Seeds. A product more than ten years in the making! Seeding Rate: 6-7 Lbs per 1,000 Sq Ft Over-seeding Rate: 3-4 Lbs per 1,000 Sq Ft Seeding Dates: March - May Dormant Seeding: November - February

Spyder LS Turf Type Tall Fescue is not your grandpa's fescue. Spyder LS is your passport to lawn heaven!




Summer Turf Type Tall Fescue Super Turf I LS Super Turf II LS
Summer Turf Type Tall FescueSuper Turf I LSSuper Turf II LS

Summer is the first release from our new generation of tall fescues with finer leaf texture than ever be-fore. Summer Tall Fescue is bred to look and feel like Kentucky Bluegrass, but with all the benefits of turf type tall fescue.

Super Turf I LS sets a new standard with turf type tall fescues.

This versatile blend has something most other turf fescue mixes lacks, proven cultivars!




Tuff Turf Turf Type Tall Fescue
Tuff Turf Turf Type Tall Fescue

Formulated for the toughest conditions. Tuff Turf shrugs off heat and drought for a greener turf all season long.


Seeding Info

Seeding Rate: New Seeding: 8-10 LBS per 1,000 Sq Ft

Overseeding: 5 LBS per 1,000 Sq Ft

Seeding Dates: March to October

Expect Germination within 7-10 days after seeding

Turf Type Tall Fescues.....

  • Are deep rooted, giving the plant better drought tolerance
  • Are primarily a bunch-type grass, although many newer varieties spread laterally.
  • Are cool season grasses.
  • Are durable under heavy foot traffic once they are established.
  • Can be mixed with a small amount of bluegrass to offer superior traffic tolerance and repair ability.
  • Contain endophytes, a fungus that resides within the plant. It is a beneficial for warding off above-ground chewing insects, but can be harmful to grazing livestock.
  • Are tolerant to partial shade.


Check out the NTEP ratings for Turf Type Tall Fescues we offer.....

Transition Zone

Northeast USA


Seeding Tips

Establishing Lawns from Seed

Fall Seeding and Turf Improvements

Lawn Fertilization

Lawn Renovation_UNL TURF

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